American Institute of Mathematical Sciences

October  2017, 10(5): 1079-1093. doi: 10.3934/dcdss.2017058

Dynamical behavior of a new oncolytic virotherapy model based on gene variation

 School of Mathematics and Information Science, Guangzhou University, Guangzhou 510006, China

* Corresponding author: Zhiming Guo

Received  August 2016 Revised  January 2017 Published  June 2017

Fund Project: The authors are supported by NNSF of China grant 11371107 and Program for Changjiang Scholars and Innovative Research Team in University grant IRT1226.

Oncolytic virotherapy is an experimental treatment of cancer patients. This method is based on the administration of replication-competent viruses that selectively destroy tumor cells but remain healthy tissue unaffected. In order to obtain optimal dosage for complete tumor eradication, we derive and analyze a new oncolytic virotherapy model with a fixed time period $τ$ and non-local infection which is caused by the diffusion of the target cells in a continuous bounded domain, where $τ$ is assumed to be the duration that oncolytic viruses spend to destroy the target cells and to release new viruses since they enter into the target cells. This model is a delayed reaction diffusion system with nonlocal reaction term. By analyzing the global stability of tumor cell eradication equilibrium, we give different treatment strategies for cancer therapy according to the different genes mutations (oncogene and antioncogene).

Citation: Zizi Wang, Zhiming Guo, Huaqin Peng. Dynamical behavior of a new oncolytic virotherapy model based on gene variation. Discrete & Continuous Dynamical Systems - S, 2017, 10 (5) : 1079-1093. doi: 10.3934/dcdss.2017058
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By Theorem 3.1, it is easy to see that the stability of tumor eradication equilibrium $E$ is independent of diffusion coefficients $d_i, (i=1, 2, 3)$ and $\tau$. Here, we set $d_1=1, d_2=1, d_3=1, \tau=0$, $d=1, \mu=1, a_1=1, b_1=1, c_1=2$, $a_2=1, b_2=1, c_2=1, B=0.2$, $\Gamma(x,y,\tau)=1$, as $x= y$, and $\Gamma(x,y,\tau)=0$, as $x\neq y$. Thus, by direct calculations, we get $\frac{d}{\mu}(a_2-\frac{a_1b_2}{b_1})=0$, $\frac{d}{\mu}(a_2-\frac{a_1c_2}{c_1})=0.5$. Then $B>\frac{d}{\mu}(a_2-\frac{a_1b_2}{b_1})$ in Theorem 3.1 holds. But the component tumor cells $u_2$ doesn't tend to 0 as $t\rightarrow\infty$
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